According to the Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE), three persons were injured and admitted to hospital following a clash between supporters of Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) and All Ceylon Makkal Congress Makkal Congress (ACMC) of Rishard Bathiudeen in Ampara last night.

CaFFE Executive Director Keerthi Tennakoon said this is the most serious incident of post-election violence reported so far after the 2015 General Election.